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Update: TCU suspends WR KaVontae Turpin after arrest for assault with bodily injury to a family member

Louis DeLuca/Staff PhotographerTCU Horned Frogs wide receiver KaVontae Turpin (25) celebrates his big first half output in the second quarter during the Oklahoma Sooners vs. the TCU Horned Frogs NCAA football game at Amon G. Carter Stadium in Fort Worth, Texas on Saturday, October 20, 2018. (Louis D

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-10-22 16:28:00

Sheriff's office recognized by Justice Department for Bandidos investigation help

Palo Pinto County Sheriff Brett McGuire, left, and investigator Sgt. Jay Hutchens show letters received from the U.S. Department of Justice thanking them for their help in an investigation that sent two top members of the Bandidos motorcycle gang to federal prison for life.COURTESY

MINERAL WELLS INDEX - 2018-10-22 21:30:00

Dinner Tonight Healthy Cooking School Nov. 1 in Mineral Wells

Lynette Babcock, an agent with the Palo Pinto County office of Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service, says the Dinner Tonight program was developed to provide busy families with quick, healthy, cost effective recipes that taste great.


Texas toddler was scalped after being dragged under a car

Sage Wilson, 2, was injured outside his Fort Worth, Texas home last monthA family friend accidentally reversed over him and dragged him 35-feetA large portion of his scalp was ripped off and he suffered a fractured skullHe has already undergone multiple surgeries to treat his gruesome wounds

DAILY MAIL - 2018-10-21 14:46:06

Texas mom who faked son's illness convicted of attempted murder

Danita Tutt TARRANT COUNTY, TX - A Texas woman is convicted of attempted murder for withholding food from her young son. The Tarrant County jury Friday also found Danita Tutt guilty of causing injury to a child. She was acquitted on two other counts of injury to a child. Prosecutors say Tutt lied t

KTAL - 2018-10-21 17:44:56

Police seeking information after man killed in west Oak Cliff

Dallas police are asking for the public's help after a 25-year-old was killed Saturday in west Oak Cliff. Officers were called to the 300 block of North Cockrell Hill Road about 6:30 p.m. Saturday about a shooting. When they arrived, they found Jesse Valero wounded on the ground, police said. He die

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-10-21 14:02:00

Early voting starts today | Hood County News- A twice-weekly newspaper serving Granbury and Hood County, Texas

Early voting for the Nov. 6 midterm elections starts today (Monday, Oct. 22). All early voting will take place at Annex 1, 1410 W. Pearl St. Hours through Friday are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday hours are from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Next week, the polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday-Friday (Oct.

HOOD COUNTY NEWS - 2018-10-22 10:00:08

Hobson bringing residential trade school to Mineral Wells

Rotarian and Mineral Wells Industrial Foundation Executive Director Steve Butcher said while much is being made of the changes and improvements downtown – and rightly so – he wants people to know about other positive economic developments taking place."Brett Hobson is right in the middle of it," But


Local dentist hosting eighth annual Mission: Dental event Friday

Oral health is a key part of overall health at all life stages. When people can’t smile, eat, or talk comfortably or confidently, it affects their psychological, social, and physical well-being. Beyond the effects to the individual, oral health problems including diseases and cancers account for ove


Voting begins Monday – here's what to know before you go

Early voting begins Monday ahead of the Nov. 6 general, or so-called mid-term, elections.This election marks the last time Texas voters will be able to cast straight-party ballots for the Republican or Democratic ticket.Palo Pinto County voters will be casting their votes on new electronic voting ma


Things to do Oct. 19-21: Pug-o-ween, Diwali celebration and last call for the State Fair

If you're looking to celebrate with the whole family, there's a super cute event on Sunday called Pug-o-ween. Folks will be bringing their dogs out to the Grapevine Convention Center to participate in a costume contest, kissing booth, self-stations and other adorable activities. The event is centere


Woman wakes up to find intruder lying on top of her in break-in at Fort Worth apartment

A woman woke up in her apartment to find a man lying on top of her Wednesday morning, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported. The man ran away after the woman screamed for help in a home invasion reported about 3:30 a.m. in the 4500 block of Campus Drive, according to the newspaper. The suspect was q


Officials ID Forest Hill bicyclist shot in Arlington roadway

A Forest Hills man was shot to death Friday night in Arlington, police said Saturday.Officers were called shortly after 11:30 p.m. to the 1700 block of Florence Street, where they found 26-year-old Alexander Cabrera shot in the lower body.A bike was found nearby, and officials believe it belonged to


Another change to the city's Fall Festival | Hood County News- A twice-weekly newspaper serving Granbury and Hood County, Texas

The Fall Festival sponsored by the city’s Parks and Recreation Department has been changed again, but families may like this plan better. It is now planned for 3 to 5 p.m. on Halloween – Wednesday, Oct. 31 – instead of the previously announced 5 to 7 p.m. Also, instead of City Park it will be held a

HOOD COUNTY NEWS - 2018-10-21 10:09:22

Cleburne mom found guilty of attempting to murder her son

Tutt, 42, had been formally charged in February 2017 for accusations of attempting to murder her son, causing him serious bodily harm by failing to provide him adequate food, lying to medical professionals, causing him to undergo unnecessary surgeries and exploiting her son using fabricated symptoms


Dog About Town: Costume party hopping and more things to do 

Mutts Canine Cantina is doubling the Howl-O-Ween fun this year, with parties Saturday inDallas(2889 Cityplace W. Blvd., 214-377-8723) and Sunday at their just-openedFort Worthlocation (5317 Clearfork Main St., 817-377-0151). The festivities, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days, will include pumpkin mar


Breaking: 9-Year-Old Girl at Center of Legal Battle Dies

"Known by everyone as full of determination and fight, she fought until her heart gave out," he posted.


Police Release Name of Officer Who Fatally Shot O'Shae Terry

O'Shae Terry was pulled over for a traffic stop on September 1. Body camera video shows Terry begin to roll up the window, and turn on the ignition. An officer identified for the first time Friday night as Officer Bau Tran then grabs the window and steps onto the running board. He fired into the car


Execution of man convicted in fatal Fort Worth robbery delayed by Criminal Appeals Court

The execution of a man who robbed a Fort Worth gas station in 2010 was delayed Friday by the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.Kwame Rockwell, 42, was set to be executed Oct. 24 for the deaths of a gas station clerk and delivery man in aFort Worth robbery. Rockwell and two other men robbed the store a


'Affluenza' mom Tonya Couch released on bond, now must avoid all medication - even cough syrup

Tonya Couch was released from the Tarrant County jail Thursday after her latest stint behind bars over a failed drug test. Couch, 51, has been charged with hindering the apprehension of a fugitive - her son, "affluenza" teen Ethan Couch - and money laundering. The pair were arrested in late 2015 aft